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Posted: Sunday, August 20, 2017 - 12:55 PM GMT+7
Timothy Parker shares his recent visit and a detailed walk around photo feature to the one and only Showboat, the USS North Carolina located in Wilmington, North Carolina.

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CaptnTommy
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Posted: Friday, October 20, 2017 - 02:47 AM GMT+7
If you want to get an idea of Battleship action during WWII read about the BB battles around Guadalcanal during 1942 and 1943. the North Carolina was deep into you.
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Posted: Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 08:49 AM GMT+7
This is a great reference, thanks! If you have any more exterior shots, they would be most welcome...
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Posted: Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 07:36 PM GMT+7
Tim,

I think most of the exterior shots were posted. I spent most of my time below decks; it was a hot day, and I was pretty wrung out when I finally got topside. Didn't have much energy at that point to go up into the superstructure and look around.